Almost Famous
(DVD)

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Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2001].
ISBN
0783256434, 9780783256436, 7068781829, 9787068781829
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for language, drug content, brief nudity.
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (124 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
667068781823, 883929317035, 883929303755, 032429258663, 6706878182

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General Note
Special features: "The making of Almost Famous" HBO behind-the-scenes featurette; Production notes; Cast and crew bios; Theatrical trailer; The Rolling Stone articles; Stillwater's "Fever dog" music video.
Creation/Production Credits
Score by Nancy Wilson ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Saar Klein ; art directors, Clay A. Griffith, Clayton R. Hartley ; director of photography, John Toll ; co-producer, Lisa Stewart.
Participants/Performers
Billy Crudup, Frances McDormand, Kate Hudson, Jason Lee, Patrick Fugit, Anna Paquin, Fairuza Balk, Noah Taylor, Zooey Deschanel, Jimmy Fallon, Bijou Phillips, Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Description
It's the opportunity of a lifetime when teenage reporter William Miller lands an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine. Despite the objections of his protective mother, William hits the road with an up-and-coming rock band and finds there's a lot more to write home about than the music.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, drug content, brief nudity.
System Details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround.
Language
In English with optonal English subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Award: 2001, Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Cameron Crowe)
Awards
Golden Globe: 2001, Best Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical; Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Kate Hudson)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Crowe, C., Bryce, I., Toll, J. (., Wilson, N., Hutshing, J., Klein, S., Griffith, C. A., Hartley, C. R., Heimann, B., Crudup, B., McDormand, F., Hudson, K., Lee, J., Fugit, P., Paquin, A., Balk, F., Taylor, N., Deschanel, Z., Fallon, J., Phillips, B., & Hoffman, P. S. (2001). Almost Famous (Widescreen.). DreamWorks Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cameron Crowe et al.. 2001. Almost Famous. Universal City, CA: DreamWorks Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cameron Crowe et al.. Almost Famous Universal City, CA: DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Crowe, Cameron, et al. Almost Famous Widescreen., DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2001.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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